ISIS Copies the CIA

The Washington Post reports that ISIS waterboarded kidnapped Westerners. The CIA had no comment. A U.S. official did say that “to suggest that there is any correlation between ISIL’s brutality and past U.S. actions is ridiculous and feeds into their twisted propaganda.” But of course there is a correlation. Both waterboarded. The difference is that when the US does it it is not torture. Right?


6:19 pm on August 28, 2014

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